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Please help Devin Thomas receive his Civil Rights in the Nevada County, CA Judicial System, and hold all accountable that have violated his rights.
Devin Thomas just turned 18, was in no hurry to even drive, happy to thoughtfully prepare for his educational and employment future while still enjoying riding motorcycles and enjoying his rural lifestyle with family and friends. Devin is also very generous, kind and peaceful person who loves animals, elderly and kids, and the nature of this crime is too far reaching for anyone that knows Devin. There are many wrong doings and civil rights violations with arresting and accusing and holding Devin for these alledged crimes. Please do not let this paticular Court system ruin Devins present and future
Published on Mar 28, 2014
Unfortunately, Devin has ended up a victim of this Counties insane ongoing corrupt legal system. He is innocent, only guilty of letting a homeless friend spend a few nights at his home to get out of the cold. Devin had no idea that this friend would end up being charged with a crime, let alone, him being accused of the crime as well.
There is much evidence that points to other individuals of serious criminal activities, yet Law and Courts in Nevada County are complicit to let an innocent young man take an unfounded charge so they can easily railroad a kid, and lie to the public on how easy and fast they can find the criminals to close the case, without having to work such a deal.
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Seriously, Devin’s Attorney, David Silber, has already worked for free with the promise of some funds to come to him here in the near future, because he is driven to get fairness for his innocent client. Please Help Devin get his Civil Rights and Liberties.
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For Questions about Devin’s Legal Fund ~ Contact: David Silber Attorney At Law
- (530) 265-9529
- 240 Commercial St. Suite A
- Nevada City, CA 95959
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If you would like to correspond with Richard, his contact information is: Richard Wayne Brown, Federal Bureau of Prisons ID 08718-045, Coleman 1 USP, P O Box 1033, Coleman, FL. 33521.
OPEN LETTER BY CORAL EDWARD BROWN
This Alert is in reference to the November 1988 explosion at the Brown Brothers Construction Site located at 87th Street and Blue River Road in Kansas City, Mssouri. I want to know why the firefighters used water on a fire that had explosives on site. I believe that the lack of professional handling of the fire at the Construction Site was a major factor in the deaths of those six firefighters.
I, Edward Brown (Father of Richard Brown) would like to know why there was never any questioning of the firefighter’s responsibility to follow standard protocol in approaching a fire that had an unknown cause. In the transcripts, it is reported that the fire chief repeated three times “Do not put water on that fire!” Was this sheer negligence on the part of the firefighters when they didn’t listen to their Chief’s commands nor follow standard training in the Hazmat rules on how to handle a fire that had explosives on site? Is it possible they had not been trained properly? It seems that had they not applied water and if they had followed protocol, the explosion would NOT have happened! Does a Part of the responsibility in this mishap belong to ones in charge of training?
Granted, it has been determined by the court that it was a planned fire and the courts have finally determined and declared that it was not planned by the five people charged and doing the prison time now for allegedly committing a crime. The fact is they have consistently insisted they did not set the fire. Attention should be shifted now to find the ones who planned and set this fire. A young friend named, Bryan, who was a minor at the time, is still serving a six-count life sentence for involuntary man slaughter along with four other people. There is a law that says a 17 year old minor cannot be sentenced to life without parole and yet Bryan is still in prison. What will it take to release those innocent victims for a crime they did not commit?!? When does the responsibility finally rest in the hands of the ones who planned the fire and the firefighters who responded unprofessionally to an unknown fire that ultimately led to the explosion?!
I am disgusted with the corruptness of this case and our court System! Bryan was a minor being tried as an adult for a crime he did not do.
My son, Richard Brown, was spending the night at his grandfather’s house and he was in bed at the time of this tragic fire. He got out of bed, and his family and the neighbors all testified that they had seen him standing on his grandfather’s porch in his boxers right after the first explosion. I know for sure that it is virtually impossible to be at two places at the same time!
For 17 years now my son has been basically lost to me. He has also lost everything. He loved to clown around, tease people, and make others laugh. The first thing he lost was his freedom which he valued because he wanted to live a good upstanding life. He wanted to have a family, a wife, and children. He left three babies, one was a year, one was a new born, and his daughter was seven years old. Their mother had to raise them without their dad’s help. He wanted to offer his talents to better his family and to help people; he was good hearted and looked for people to help. My heart is sickened in regard to these facts of what he has lost and also for the loss of all this time. I also hurt for all the families of the other people that were wrongly accused and convicted of this horrible crime. I am sorry about the firefighters and their families; they are all victims of this atrocity as well. The people who were wrongly convicted and are serving time in prison are also truly victims, too.
With this letter I entreat the courts, lawyers and interested parties who actually seek justice in this world, and most specifically the ones that have worked on this case, to hold accountable and find the guilty ones who set this fire, who originated and committed this crime. I also encourage, anyone to question the level of responsibility the firefighters had in performing their job. Do not misunderstand my plea; I know it is incredibly unfortunate what happened to everyone concerned.
Yet, everyone makes mistakes and sometimes it even costs them their lives. We know it also causes incredible pain for their family and loved ones. What will correct this horrible wrong is to find the people that were the real criminals, the true perpetrators of this horrible tragedy.
I invite anyone reading this letter right now to interview me as to my extensive research and knowledge of this case. I hope to be able to tell each one of you what I plan to do next! You may email me at the following email address: email@example.com .
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The Firefighter Case: Part I http://www.crimemagazine.com/firefighter-case-part-i.
The Firefighter Case: Part II http://crimemagazine.com/railroaded-part-ii-firefighters-case
The U.S. Department of Justice should impanel a grand jury to re-investigate the “wrongful convictions” of five people in the 1988 arson and explosion deaths of six Kansas City firefighters, attorneys for the defendants said Thursday.
A U.S. Department of Justice investigation prompted by stories in The Kansas City Star said last year that others in addition to the defendants were involved in the arson and explosion that killed firefighters Thomas Fry, Gerald Halloran, Luther Hurd, James Kilventon Jr., Robert D. McKarnin and Michael Oldham.
The federal investigation, only portions of which were released to the public, said “several newly developed pieces of information, not previously known to the prosecution,” suggest that other people, who were never prosecuted, “may have been involved in the arsons.”
Justice Department officials said at the time, however, that the new evidence did not exonerate the five people convicted in the arson. Any new suspects, investigators said, would have committed the crime along with those found guilty at a 1997 trial.
Investigators did not explain why the defendants, who have served more than 17 years and always have maintained their innocence — would have failed to tell authorities that they had accomplices.
But attorneys for the defendants said they now believe the new evidence they will reveal Friday “points completely away from those defendants and toward others who were not adequately investigated.”
Those convicted in the case were Frank Sheppard; his brother Skip Sheppard (who died in prison in 2009); their nephew Bryan Sheppard; his best friend, Richard Brown; and Frank Sheppard’s girlfriend, Darlene Edwards.
Pilate and the Midwest Innocence Project, who are working together on the case, said they will be asking members of the public who have additional information about the case to contact them.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri said late Thursday that Pilate made several presentations regarding new evidence in the case to the office last year. But it added that “none of the information Ms. Pilate has presented … to date indicates that the defendants in the firefighters case were wrongly convicted.”
“In this case, as in every case, the United States Attorney’s Office remains willing to receive and review any information from Ms. Pilate or others regarding the 1988 firefighters case and encourages anyone with relevant information to step forward and contact federal law enforcement.”
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Attorneys representing two of the four living defendants serving life sentences in the 1988 deaths of six Kansas City firefighters said Friday that they have developed “compelling new information that casts substantial doubt” on the guilt of all four.
Cheryl Pilate of Morgan Pilate LLC and Laura O’Sullivan, legal director of the Midwest Innocence Project, said at a news conference that their new findings — along with information unearthed last year by federal authorities — should be enough to convince the government to impanel a new grand jury to investigate the 24-year-old case.
Pilate said that there were significant gaps and leads that weren’t pursued in the original investigation and that the new information “casts very grave doubts on the government’s case.”
“This case is not going away,” she said.
The U.S. attorney’s office has said that several meetings with Pilate have yet to convince them to reopen the case.
But Pilate said Friday that she will be presenting the new information at additional meetings and that the U.S. attorney is maintaining an “open door” to hearing any new evidence.
Pilate said several newly developed pieces of information “not previously known to the prosecution” suggest that others were responsible for the November 1988 arson and explosion that killed firefighters Thomas Fry, Gerald Halloran, Luther Hurd, James Kilventon Jr., Robert D. McKarnin and Michael Oldham.
She said her investigation has concentrated on witnesses who drove by a highway construction site the night of the explosion and whose statements suggest that other people were responsible for the crime.
However, she declined to discuss specifics, noting that could influence potential witnesses and hinder the ongoing investigation by her office and the Midwest Innocence Project.
Nearly nine years after the deadly explosion, five people were convicted of the crimes: Frank Sheppard and his brother Skip Sheppard, who died in prison; their nephew Bryan Sheppard; Richard Brown; and Frank Sheppard’s girlfriend, Darlene Edwards.
O’Sullivan represents Bryan Sheppard, the youngest of the defendants, and Pilate represents Edwards.
At the news conference, Pilate read portions of a statement from Marion Germann, a retired battalion chief who is the only firefighter who survived the explosions, in which he said he supports reopening the case because he knows some prosecution witnesses did not tell the truth.
“I’ve just always been uncomfortable with whether the right people went to trial,” Germann told The Star in a 2008 interview.
In addition, for the first time, a relative of one of the fallen firefighters agreed that a new investigation may be needed.
Leo Halloran, brother of Gerald Halloran, told The Star that a new grand jury needs to consider new evidence in the case.
“That’s the only way to clear all this up,” Leo Halloran said.
The Star began investigating long-held doubts about the convictions in 2007. Ed Massey, who was cutting wood at the construction site around the time of the explosion, told the newspaper and later federal investigators that he saw someone set the fires that caused the explosions, but that it was not the five who were convicted.
That and other newspaper stories prompted an independent investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice that was completed in July 2011.
The department found information, not previously known to the prosecution, that suggested that other people “may have been involved in the arsons.”
But Justice Department officials said the new evidence did not exonerate the five defendants who were convicted.
At Friday’s news conference, the lawyers asked that anyone with information about the case email it to email@example.com.
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and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a communist.
Then they came for the trade-unionists,
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a trade-unionist.
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and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a jew.
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The situation for immigrants seeking political asylum in Greece is a total nightmare! How they are treated is shocking considering that Greece is the birthplace of Democracy! “Golden Dawn” is a ‘neo-Nazi‘ party that seeks out immigrants to beat them mercilessly and terrorize any others who sympathize with the situation that these political asylum seekers are in while trapped in Greece.
“Golden Dawn” wants these political asylum seekers out of Greece so they harrass and beat them. The problem is a result of the EU’s rules and regulation for asylum seekers that make Greece a port of entry to the EU so that they cannot proceed to eastern Europe easily. These immigrants are stuck in a country that can not afford to feed them.
It is unacceptable for the disturbed psychopaths of ‘Golden Dawn” to be elected to the Greek Parliament, and exist anywhere in society including the police department. Not all Greeks agree with this treatment that the police inflict and Greek government condones. “GOLDEN DAWN” is trying to take over Greece and make it a fascist state!
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- Outrage in Greece over neo-Nazi killing of musician (foxnews.com)
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Citizens Brainwashed by Mainstream Media Call for Execution of Rep. Stella Tremblay who Questions FBI Re: Boston Bombings
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Still believe in the Left/Right paradigm? Do you need proof that there is no difference in the ultimate agenda of any modern political party and the mainstream media’s role as the 4th branch of our governmental structure? Look no further than the latest debacle with New Hampshire Representative Stella Tremblay!
After Representative Tremblay appeared on the Pete Santilli Show, the amalgamation of the corrupt entities teamed up to demand her resignation, for simply daring to ask questions.
A lynch mob mentality rules in New Hampshire as a concerted effort is being formed to take Stella Tremblay out for good simply because she dared question the official story about the Boston Marathon Bombing — a story being forced on her constituents by the FBI. Comments being posted from the irate public by both Democrats and Republicans are starting to sound more and more dangerous and Stella Tremblay has begun to fear she is being targeted by outraged, main stream media brainwashed citizens who are calling for her execution. ~Susannah Cole
Representative Stella Tremblay’s Response
My sincere apologies if I have offended anyone with my comments regarding the Boston Marathon Bombing. It was out of my sincere desire to question the violated constitutional rights of the residents in Watertown in the name of searching for one fugitive. Furthermore, all individuals have the right to be “innocent” until proven guilty. We are setting a precedent for ourselves, if we allow our fears to override individual liberties. Our emotions must be tempered if we want justice to prevail. . President Richard Nixon was impeached when the media asked the tough questions. Inquisitiveness is only natural when the media is not doing their jobs. These media standards should apply consistently to every administration and not be slanted or manipulated for a specific outcome. When we give up our “liberties” in the name of safety, we truly have agreed to be enslaved. ~ Rep. Stella Tremblay
Keep in mind, Rep. Stella Tremblay is one of the only representatives in our
government that is openly upholding her oath to defend the Constitution. along
with patriots like Lt. Col Roy Potter. Roy Potter is a retired U.S. Army
military intelligence officer who served as a counterpart in a command under
General David Petraeus, and has until now remained silent while following the
public and main stream media criticism and response to Ms. Tremblay’s call for
an investigation into the Boston Marathon Bombings. In a telephone interview
with LTC Potter he stated, “Based on my personal and first hand knowledge of how
our intelligence community operates, this event has every signature of a ‘Black
Op’, and anyone who refuses to answers questions Ms. Tremblay is posing is
obviously considered suspect.”
NH Rep. Stella Tremblay Receiving Death Threats After Publicly Calling For Investigation Of Boston Marathon Bombing Rep. Tremblay has obviously not formed her opinions and made her controversial remarks based on conspiracy theory. She has publicly stated that she watched a YouTube presentation by Former US Army LTC Roy Potter who she found to be credible and credentialed to discuss the high probability that the Boston Marathon bombing was a “Black Op”.
Tremblay Questions Marathon Bomb Victim’s Injuries Note: This story was updated at 7:20 p.m. to include comments by House Republican Leader Gene Chandler, R-Bartlett.
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